I told you I wasn't done with the Black Panther messages. This one might be my favorite. One complete thought that I know everyone has about this movie is, "The women of Wakanda are lit!" Queens. Scientists. Warriors. Missionaries. And more. What was even more magically is how the men and Wakanda were completely in … Continue reading Lessons from Wakanda: Love and Purpose can co-exist.
Black Panther. Listen, we've all seen the hype over the last few months about Marvel's Black Panther and how excited the culture was about it. It's always an anxious feeling for me, wondering if widely anticipated movies will live up to the hype. When I tell you that Black Panther did more than just live … Continue reading Lessons from Wakanda: How the forgotten become the villain.
I have been really intentional about clearing up my social media timelines. You'd be amazed at what happens to your mind when you clean up what goes into your spirit. Not everyone I unfollowed or unfriended was negative. Some just didn't feel right with where I'm trying to go in life. I've gotten most of … Continue reading For everything, there is a time and place.
The month of love has arrived! Since it is also my birthday month, I am learning to love on God and myself. Although I would love to be in a healthy...keyword HEALTHY relationship, that's not my reality right now and that's okay. I wanted to revisit a blog I wrote last year for Domestic Queens. … Continue reading Vday the Single Way
I have been somewhat counseling some of my friends. This was completely involuntary on my part. Don’t get me wrong, I love them dearly and will do anything I can, but I often feel very unqualified to give advice. I haven’t experienced a lot of things or even pains that they have in regards to … Continue reading Hurt people heal people.
It is always a good time to protect your peace.
think deeply or focus one’s mind for a period of time, in silence or with the aid of chanting, for religious or spiritual purposes or as a method of relaxation.
think deeply or carefully about (something).
Synonyms: contemplate, think, consider, ponder, muse, reflect, deliberate, ruminate, chew the cud, brood, mull something over
plan mentally; consider.
People have been covering up their issues by self-medicating for numerous years. Either they are hopping into meaningless relationships to feel the void.. Or they are partying, drinking, and indulging drugs to shift their focus. I can attest to going through a rough patch and wanting nothing more than to take my mind off of the strife. Misery and negativity were consuming me and my life. I had sleepless nights, restless days, trouble focusing, and I couldn’t do anything by drive myself crazy with thoughts of my current struggle.
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Yes. I know that my title is not proper grammar, but I am so excited (nervous, scared and all) about my goals for this year. This year, it's time to remove try from my vocabulary and just do it! As this blog goes into its second year. YAY! I want to be intentional about what … Continue reading 2018 goals be like…
I cannot believe that my 31st birthday is right around the corner! It feels like just a few days ago I was in the DR celebrating my Dynamic 30 with my mother and a few friends. Where does the time really go, people? Where!? This year, I learned a lot about myself. From how I … Continue reading No going backwards: 30 is the new 30
Get that haircut Try that lipstick Wear that color Buy the book Write the book Take the trip Say yes to the new opportunity Say no Take a day off Learn the instrument Start the blog Stare the YouTube Channel Take yourself on a date In 2018, promise yourself that you will GO! It is … Continue reading December Rules: Go!
A few years ago while at a women's empowerment event in Nashville, something one of the speaker's said will never leave me. Whether its a personal relationship or a business relationship, learn the gift of goodbye. I remember thinking of how simple, but powerful the concept was. She went on to point out how most … Continue reading December Rules: Give the gift of Goodbye